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Samuel Goldwyn
(1882-1974) born on
Aug 27
US producer. He co-founded MGM and well known for his fractured English - "Goldwynisms."
For years I have been known for saying 'include me out'; but today I am giving it up for ever.

Anybody who goes to see a psychiatrist ought to have his head examined.
Never make forecasts, especially about the future.
Mr. Goldwyn's secretary was cleaning out his file cabinets on day. She asked Samuel if she could toss out the files that have been inactive for more than 10 years. He answered, 'Of course, but make sure you keep copies.'
When someone does something good, applaud! You will make two people happy.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: Address at Balliol, Oxford, 1 Mar. 1945. He always denied it was actually first said at Association of Motion Picture Producers, 1933
R: Attr., but probably invented by one of his staff
A: In "Quotable Business," ed. Louis E. Boone, 1992.
N: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
K: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.

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